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  1. Letters for the Week of October 22, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | East Bay Express

    ... the candidates' records. Tony Thurmond has held public office on the Richmond City Council and the West Contra Costa County school board. In those two elected positions, he clearly worked for the interests of the general public, not those of ...

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  2. 7 Arrested in Oakland, Contra Costa County Raids; Ties To Your Black Muslim BakeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | CBS Local

    ... law enforcement officials conducted simultaneous raids Tuesday morning at a West Oakland-building and in Contra Costa County. A Black Muslim Temple minister, his mothers and five others were taken into custody. Alameda County prosecutors say BMT ...

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  3. On Tap: East Contra Costa County theater, arts and other eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inside Bay Area

    Though it's playing in Concord, Brentwood Theater is presenting the show. It will run Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 24 through Nov. 2. Featuring music and lyrics by Various and arrangements by James Raitt.

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  4. Antioch house fire sends three to the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KTVU Oakland

    A fire that erupted in the kitchen of an Antioch home Tuesday has sent three residents to the hospital, authorities said. Contra Costa County Fire Protection District officials said the fire was reported around 12:20 p.m. at a two-story home in the 4500 block of Golden Hills Court.

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  5. Letters -- Published Oct. 22, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | RecordNET

    I enjoyed Alex Breitler's article on California Game Wardens. I considered applying to be a game warden myself, and loved hearing Perry Schultz's motivation is the preservation of the ecosystem for his offspring and all the future.

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  6. AC Transit Incumbent A No-Show in CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | East Bay Express

    ... Young include Amalgamated Transit Union Local 192, Teamsters Local 853, AFSCME Council 57, IBEW, and the Contra Costa County Central Labor Council. Josie Camacho, the executive secretary-treasurer for the Alameda Labor Council, did not return phone ...

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  7. Chevron Bids to Retake RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | East Bay Express

    ... But Chevron lost its grip on Richmond in 2003 after the city suffered a financial meltdown. Contra Costa County took over management of the city and brought in Bill Lindsay, the then-city manager of Orinda, to run Richmond. For the first time, ...

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  8. On Tap: East Contra Costa County theater, arts and other eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Contra Costa Times

    Though it's playing in Concord, Brentwood Theater is presenting the show. It will run Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 24 through Nov. 2. Featuring music and lyrics by Various and arrangements by James Raitt.

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  9. Four candidates vie for three seats on OEUSD boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... the year from the city of Oakley; Professional background: Board member for three years; employee of the Contra Costa County Probation Department for approximately 15 years, currently a probation institutional supervisor; was assigned to the Orin ...

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  10. DeSaulnier, Phan vie to succeed George Miller in 11th Congressional DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... He was a moderate Republican until switching parties in 2000, about halfway through his 12 years as a Contra Costa County supervisor. His track record of reaching bipartisan deals in Sacramento, DeSaulnier said, makes him the better candidate. Phan ...

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  11. Fundraiser Planned For Beloved Musician & Longtime Resident of Contra Costa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Patch.com

    Ron has been a resident of Contra Costa County for over 40 years and has played steel guitar for the same amount of time. There is a new drug that rejuvenates the liver, however just like transplant they both have waiting lists.

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  12. Retiring Board Member Radke endorses Burgis for East Bay Regional Park District BoardRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Antioch Herald

    ... habitat restoration, and clean water. In 2011, she was awarded the "Watershed Champion" award by the Contra Costa County Watershed Forum for her work to build partnerships and provide leadership in protecting, restoring and enhancing creeks and ...

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  13. Vote-by-mail ballot request deadline is Tuesday, October 28Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Antioch Herald

    Joseph E. Canciamilla, the County Clerk-Recorder and Registrar of Voters, reminds voters that 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 28, 2014 is the deadline for the Elections Office to receive a vote-by-mail ballot request for the November 4, 2014 Gubernatorial General Election. Any registered voter within Contra Costa County may apply for a vote-by-mail ballot.

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  14. Antioch: Two-alarm fire at home injures threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inside Bay Area

    Contra Costa firefighters mop up at a two-alarm structure fire in the 4500 block of Golden Hills Court in Antioch, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Contra Costa County Public Information Officer Steven Aubert said the fire started in the kitchen and two people suffered smoke inhalation and one person was treated for anxiety.

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  15. Memorial Services on Thursday to Honor Life of First Alameda County Fire ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Patch.com

    On Monday, October 13, 2014, retired Alameda County Fire Chief Bill McCammon, 61, died in his sleep. He was currently serving as the Executive Director of the East Bay Regional Communications System Authority , which built and operates an interoperable communications system for 43 public agencies within Alameda and Contra Costa counties.

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  16. Three hospitalized after Antioch house fireRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KTVU Oakland

    Fire crews have knocked down a blaze that badly damaged an Antioch home Tuesday afternoon and sent three residents to the hospital, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District officials said. The fire was reported around 12:20 p.m. at a two-story home in the 4500 block of Golden Hills Court, according to fire officials.

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  17. Brentwood Library to hold Korean War movie screening in AntiochRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Contra Costa Times

    ... The screening is part of a state and countywide effort to raise awareness about wartime struggles. The Contra Costa County Library circuit is also distributing two books by two New York Times bestselling authors: Karl Marlantes' "What It Is Like to ...

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  18. Three Injured in Two Separate North Richmond ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Patch.com

    Two men and a teenage boy were injured in two separate shootings during a four-hour period in North Richmond late Monday night and early this morning, a Contra Costa County sheriff's spokesman said. The first shooting happened around 10:20 p.m. near Shields-Reid Park in the area of Chesley Avenue and Fifth Street, according to sheriff's spokesman Jimmy Lee.

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  19. Concord: STAND! For Families Free of Violence strives to 'rebuild lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... aimed at ending domestic violence and child abuse. With comprehensive crisis services throughout Contra Costa County that include counseling, advocacy, transitional and shelter housing, emergency response teams and more, Sandoval said the ...

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  20. Healthy Outlook by Paul Leung: Talk yourself into a flu shot this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Inside Bay Area

    ... hard. All flu vaccines, including those arriving this month at doctor's offices and pharmacies across Contra Costa County, provides protection against the common influenza virus strains, including H1N1. Vaccination is not a guarantee against the ...

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